antroduodenectomy

[ ăn′trō-dōō′ō-dn-ĕktə-mē, -dōō-ŏd′n-ĕktə-mē ]

n.

Surgical removal of the antrum of the stomach and the ulcer-bearing part of the duodenum.

Nearby words

  1. antonyms,
  2. antre,
  3. antrectomy,
  4. antrim,
  5. antro-,
  6. antron,
  7. antronasal,
  8. antrorse,
  9. antrorsely,
  10. antroscope


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